Alcides Escobar
Height / Weight 6' 1" / 185 lbs
Birthdate 1986-12-16 (28)
Birthplace La Sabana, Venezuela
Debut Season '08
Bats/Throws Right
Greinke trade finally paying off for Royals 4 years later
Oct 12, 2:54 PM
VIDEO: Alex Gordon doubles in 3 runs, then makes incredible diving catch in Game 1 vs. Orioles
Oct 10, 9:49 PM
Alcides Escobar: (Shin) Starting Monday
Jun 23, 4:40 PM
Alcides Escobar left Sunday's game against the Mariners in the seventh inning with an undisclosed injury, Josh Goldberg of FOX Sports Kansas City reports.
Jun 22, 4:21 PM
Alcides Escobar is starting at shortstop and batting ninth Saturday against the White Sox, The Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.
Jun 14, 11:36 AM
Alcides Escobar departed Friday's game early with a cramp in his left calf, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Jun 13, 11:46 PM
Royals' Escobar leaves game vs. White Sox with apparent leg injury
Jun 13, 10:55 PM
Alcides Escobar will bat second for the third straight game, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports Radio Kansas City reports.
May 19, 3:29 PM
Alcides Escobar went 2-for-4 with a grand slam in Sunday's victory over the Mariners.
May 12, 10:31 AM
Alcides Escobar stayed in the game Saturday after appearing to hurt his left knee in a collision with Jonathan Schoop, MLB.com reports.
Apr 27, 12:04 AM
VIDEO: Royals' Escobar runs across the diamond to make diving catch
Apr 21, 9:58 PM
Alcides Escobar: Expected To Bat Second
Mar 29, 7:00 AM
Alcides Escobar: Returns To Field Friday
Mar 22, 7:58 AM
Alcides Escobar (shoulder) is on the lineup card for Friday's split-squad game, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 20, 6:47 PM
Alcides Escobar (shoulder) will go through a battery of tests and minor league games before he is allowed to rejoin the team on Saturday, the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 18, 2:07 PM
Manager Ned Yost indicated Escobar won't return to the lineup until Wednesday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 15, 12:50 PM
Alcides Escobar (shoulder) is hoping to return to the lineup Sunday, the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 15, 6:18 AM
Alcides Escobar (shoulder) received a cortisone shot Thursday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 13, 12:14 PM
Alcides Escobar will receive a few days off to rest his sore shoulder, the Kansas City Star reports.
Mar 11, 8:51 PM
Alcides Escobar: Minor Shoulder Soreness
Mar 11, 4:21 PM